Fort Bridger

On Black's Fork of Green River, near the town of Fort Bridger
Fort Bridger, Wyoming

Historic Document

Fort Bridger is located in Uinta County, Wyoming certified as a historic location on Wednesday April 16, 1969. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Transportation, Defense, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Military Facility, Road-Related, Institutional Housing, Specialty Store. Fort Bridger was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event and its significance in Commerce, Military, Transportation, Exploration/Settlement, Communications.

Fort Bridger Information

Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1843, 1857, 1890
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Fort Bridger Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 373
Number of historically contributing buildings: 13
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Fort Bridger Historic Locations Uinta County Historic Locations Wyoming Historic Locations